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Lewis Elementary School to reopen Jan. 13

Posted December 6, 2013 by Les Ozawa

Lewis Elementary School students will return to the school’s campus and classrooms on Jan. 13, said Jesse Najera, Silver Valley Unified School District Assistant Superintendent for Educational Services and Personnel, during a Nov. 13 town hall meeting on Fort Irwin. Parents are encouraged to bring their children on Jan. 13, like on the first day…

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Fort Irwin Middle School ‘Students of the Month’

Posted December 6, 2013 by Pamela Harvin,

SUPPORTIVE LEADER: Ethan Mellinger, a 6th grader with the distinction of being September’s student of the month, works hard in class. He helps others and he helps around the classroom. He is respectful and responsible. He goes above and beyond what is expected of him. He is willing to help others with content. He is…

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Great digger makes rare appearance

Posted December 6, 2013 by Heidi Erickson Wildlife Biologist, and Dave Housman,

On the evening of Oct. 27 a badger was observed digging outside a residential fence in cantonment

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The ever present coyote on Fort Irwin and how to avoid unnecessary conflicts

Posted December 6, 2013 by Heidi Jo Erickson

A silhouetted coyote howling at the moon is an iconic symbol of the wild American West. Coyotes play an important ecological role by controlling rabbit and small mammal populations. They are opportunistic predators that also eat fruits, insects, and food discarded by humans. Over-abundant coyote populations in proximity to human settlements can lead to several…

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Fox Sports In the Box

Posted December 6, 2013 by

Sgt. 1st Class Ellington Releford, of the 916th Support Brigade, here, with Fox NFL Sunday commentator Eddie George asks FOX Sports network experts about his favorite team during the Fox NFL Sunday’s special Thanksgiving broadcast from Fort Irwin.   Fox Sports Girls helped NFL football fans on Fort Irwin celebrate game day during the warm-up…

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End of era for ‘Tonight Show’ and NTC

Posted December 6, 2013 by Public Affairs Office

“The Tonight Show” with Jay Leno hosted Soldiers from the National Training Center and Fort Irwin for the taping of a Thanksgiving Day show, Nov. 27.

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Southern California community reaches out to Fort Irwin Soldiers and Families

Posted December 6, 2013 by Les Ozawa

For the fourth year, Fort Irwin received more than bundles of good cheer from a Southern California based non-profit, For Families of Active Military (FFAM). On Nov. 23, a busload of students from La Salle High School, a private high school in Pasadena, landed at Fort Irwin’s Town Center to spend their day to help…

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Local congressman holds town hall, views flood damage recovery at Fort Irwin

Posted December 6, 2013 by

On his first visit to Fort Irwin, Congressman Paul Cook said he was impressed at how the Fort Irwin community came together after a freak thunderstorm on Aug. 25

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October 2013 birth announcements

Posted December 6, 2013 by Jaime Slocum

Photo by Dawn Duckels SIMPLY ADORABLE: Savannah Grace Duckel was born Aug. 29 at 7:40 p.m. to Staff Sgt. Woody and Dawn Duckels. The baby girl was seven pounds and 19.5 inches. Dad serves with A Company, Cobra Team in Operations Group. Aria Hope – girl Oct. 1 at 5:50 a.m. 8 lbs., 4 oz,…

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Catch the reading bug

Posted December 6, 2013 by Gustavo Bahena

When the commanding general of the National Training Center reads to you, well, why would you not listen?

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